Rick Hertel

Technical Recruiter, Direct Hire

Email: Rick.Hertel@edgelink.com

Getting the Edge on Rick

First job:
Working in my stepdad’s machine shop when I was 10, assembling self-adjusting bass drum beaters.

Favorite quote:
If you don’t have time to do it right the first time, how will you find time to do it again?

Embarrassing story about yourself:
I once leaned up against a statue at the Santa Monica Pier, but it turned out it was a person posing as a statue!

Favorite hobbies:
Snowboarding, Fishing, Camping, Playing Drums/Guitar, Google researching everything.

Most desired vacation destination:
Japan

Who was your favorite teacher? Why?
Mrs. Fernandez, 3rd grade. She came to see me in the hospital when I fell out of a tree building an epic treehouse.

What’s the most beautiful place you’ve ever been?
Snorkeling the reef off Isla Mujeres.